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  • Toyota recalls 2.27 million vehicles globally over airbag defect June 11, 2014

    Tokyo: Toyota on Wednesday recalled 2.27 million vehicles globally over a defect that could see airbags fail to deploy in a crash and also posed a fire risk, dealing another blow to the Japanese giant's safety record. The world's biggest automaker said the latest call back involved 20 models, including its...
  • Toyota launches all new Corolla Altis in India at Rs 11.99 lakh May 27, 2014

    New Delhi: Toyota Kirloskar Motor (TKM) launched an all new version of its premium sedan Corolla Altis priced between Rs 11.99 lakh and Rs 16.89 lakh (exshowroom Delhi). The vehicle was unveiled in February at the Auto Expo 2014 and is the 11th generation of the Corolla model. It will...
  • 2014 Toyota Corolla Altis bookings open in India April 1, 2014

    Toyota will be launching their 2014 Corolla Altis in India likely by the end of April. Toyota dealers have already started taking bookings with a Rs 50,000 down payment. The petrol will come in five trims - J, G, G CVT, GL and the top VL, while the diesel will...
  • New Toyota Corolla Altis to be launched in India by May March 14, 2014

    Toyota had unveiled the new Corolla Altis at this year's Auto Expo. We have now come to learn that the car will be officially launched in May though the exact date has not yet been revealed. The new car gets a better and more dynamic outer profile than it's outgoing version....
  • Auto Expo 2014 Toyota lineup: Toyota 86, Corolla, Etios Cross January 30, 2014

    Toyota will have a strong stand this time around at the expo. The company will be showcasing its new Corolla. The Corolla may have been the best selling nameplate in the world, however in India it hasn't exactly been a cash cow for its maker. More often than not, the...
  • Toyota stops Corolla Altis production; to launch new version January 30, 2014

    Guwahati: Car maker Toyota Kirloskar Motor has stopped production of its premier sedan Corolla Altis from this month as it gears up to roll out a new version in the next 45 months. According to industry sources, the company will showcase the model with added features...
  • Ford, Toyota fight over who has topselling car October 24, 2013

    Detroit: A name makes all the difference in the fight between Ford and Toyota over who has the topselling car in the world. Ford claimed that crown for its Focus compact during the first half of the year, based on registration data gathered by the RL Polk & Co research...
  • Toyota to hike vehicle prices by up to Rs 24,000 from Sep 21 September 17, 2013

    New Delhi: Toyota Kirloskar Motor today said it will hike prices of its key models by up to Rs 24,000 with effect from September 21, to partly offset higher cost of raw materials and rupee depreciation. The company said the price increase of the Etios, Etios...
  • Toyota recalls 1,100 Corolla Altis cars in India May 27, 2013

    New Delhi: Japanese car major Toyota is recalling 1,100 units of the diesel variant of its sedan Corolla Altis in India due to faulty driveshaft. The company's Indian arm, Toyota Kirloskar Motor (TKM), said in a statement on its website that it has initiated a recall campaign this month for...
  • Toyota recalls over 1 million Corolla, Lexus IS cars January 30, 2013

    New Delhi: Toyota Motor Sales has announced to conduct two separate safety recalls involving approximately 7,52,000 Corolla and Corolla Matrix vehicles and around 2,70,000 Lexus IS vehicles. According to the company, the airbag control module for the supplemental restraint system (SRS) in the Corolla and Corolla Matrix vehicles could have...
  • Which is the best entry Dsegment car in India? December 10, 2012

    Look back about five years and you'll remember a time when the upper C segment was a segment that commanded desire. People would dream about and work towards one day owning, say a Honda City. A constantly growing economy since means more money for everyone and those dreams have gradually...
  • Toyota launches limited editions of Etios, Corolla, Fortuner October 15, 2012

    New Delhi: Car maker Toyota Kirloskar Motor today launched limited editions of three of its models sedans Etios and Corolla Altis and sports utility vehicle Fortuner to boost sales during the festive season. "Toyota Kirloskar Motor (TKM) has introduced a line up of limited edition models for the...
  • Toyota to recall 8,700 units of Corolla Altis, Camry in India October 10, 2012

    New Delhi: Japanese auto giant Toyota today said it will recall 8,700 units of its premium sedan Corolla Altis and Camry in India to rectify faulty power window switches as part of a global exercise. The company, which is present in India through a joint venture...
  • Toyota to recall 7.4 million vehicles globally on power window glitch October 10, 2012

    Tokyo: Japan's Toyota Motor Corp will voluntarily recall 7.4 million vehicles globally, including certain Vitz, Yaris and Corolla models, due to malfunctioning power window switches, the company said on Wednesday. The firm will recall 2.47 million vehicles in the United States, as well as 1.40 million vehicles in China and 1.39...
  • Limited edition Toyota Corolla Altis Aero launched June 6, 2012

    To mark the 10 years since the world's largest selling car nameplate, Corolla was introduced in India; Toyota Kirloskar Motor (TKM) has launched a limited edition Corolla Altis Aero trim. It is based on the existing Euro IV J grade 1.8 L petrol variant and is priced at Rs 11.47...
  • MBA student killed while speeding on Delhi road April 13, 2012

    New Delhi: A 23yearold MBA student was killed while his friend escaped unhurt when his speeding car turned turtle after hitting a road divider in south Delhi early on Friday, police said. Ramandeep Singh, a resident of Yusuf Sarai in south Delhi, was driving a Toyota Corolla car. He died on...
  • Overdrive:Michelin Challenge Bibendum 2011 May 29, 2011

    This week on 'Overdrive' catch all the action at the Michelin Challenge Bibendum 2011, which was held in Berlin. ...
  • Toyota has one small car and many big plans November 16, 2010

    Hot, grimy, full of noxious fumes and occasionally splattered with dogpiss, the road Yoshinori Noritake was staring at in Bangalore seemed forbidding. The chief engineer now for Toyota's passenger vehicles division, he tugged uncomfortably at his custom made suit. The Peace Boulevard in Hiroshima seemed a distant dream from another...
  • Toyota faces new probe on Corolla steering February 18, 2010

    Detroit/Tokyo: US regulators launched a preliminary investigation into reported steering problems on the Corolla sedan on Wednesday as Toyota Motor Corp faced questions from US lawmakers on whether it had ignored red flags on safety before a wave of vehicle recalls. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has received more than...
  • Abandoned car sparks panic outside MEA office January 15, 2009

    New Delhi: An car found abandoned, parked outside the ministry of external affairs, sparked panic in South block's high security zone this afternoon. The Toyota Corolla had a 'for sale' sign taped to its window with a mobile number. Police tried calling the moblie number, but it was out of...
  • Overdrive: Can Corolla Altis take on Jetta and Civic? October 4, 2008

    New Delhi: On Overdrive this week, CNNIBN reviews whether Toyota has done much to make the new Corolla Altis better than the Honda Civic. When the Corolla had first arrived it was an instant success in the Lower D segment. Honda then replied by launching the eyecatching Civic, which became...
  • Speeding Corolla runs over Delhi Police constable September 10, 2007

    New Delhi: In yet another hit and run case, three men in a Toyota Corolla ran over a police constable in New Delhi last night. The Corolla sped into the "no entry zone" at Rafi Marg, where a group of policemen were on duty. When the head constable on duty,...